Jenna Bush Hager, the daughter of former US President George W. Bush, is the host of the television show “Todayaired on NBC. She was in Scotland on September 7 to do a long-planned interview with Camilla, then Duchess of Cornwall, on his book club. The day before the interview, September 7, Jenna and her husband, Henry Chase Hager had dinner with Prince Charles. Camilla was supposed to be at dinner, but her flight British Airways has been delayed.
Jenna recounted in her column that aired on “Today” that Charles had to him said: “My darling wife is so sad… She can’t wait to do this interview with you tomorrow.“ And the host of to chase: “I believe the death was unexpected. IExplain: “We had a wonderful evening filled with happy conversations… And so I think this death took them by surprise.“
Charles’ cheerful and light-heartedness means that the decline in the Queen’s health was probably very rapid the next day. The next day, Jenna and her team were at Prince Charles’ Scottish residence when events unfolded…
“The next morning, we were preparing for the interview, we were at their house”said the host. “We were there at 8:30 amthe interview was to begin around 2 p.m. Where 2:30 p.m.I was to meet the current queen consort around 1:30 p.m.. To 12:30 p.m.we heard people running down the halls and it was his team… They came in and told us : “Can you be quiet, please, there is a call. We were right next to the office of Prince Charles, now King Charles III… . And then all of a sudden, we heard a helicopter. They said the Queen was sick and they rushed to be with her.“
Queen Elizabeth indeed died this afternoon of September 8.